Hello Canvas Community!
We will continue to iterate on improvements to course-level analytics. In the meantime, we've created a guide of the differences. Please let me know in the comments if we've missed anything and I'll be sure to add it to the list!
|New Analytics||Old Analytics|
|Aggregate Period||Weekly—per student, per section, per course*||Daily—per student and course|
|Hourly Aggregate||No*||Yes—per student|
|Account Aggregates||No*||Yes—across multiple courses in a sub-account|
|Data Display||Table view|
In development: Submission Date column in Student View data
|Graphic Illustration view|
|Data Comparisons||Course, Section, Student||N/A|
|Data Customization||Filter by assignments, quizzes, and graded discussions and enable shape representations||N/A|
|Assignment Grade Statistics||Mean score for the class, sections, and students|
In development: median, high, and low scores per assignment grade
|Median, high, and low scores per assignment grade|
|Rollup Resource Data||View number of resources viewed with list of resources||View number of resources viewed|
|Rollup for Student Assignment Status||Status per assignment|
In development: number of missing, late, on time per student
|Missing, late, on time|
|Mobile Page View Data||Included||N/A|
|Student Messaging in Score Ranges||Yes—via group message sent to students individually||No|
|Student Messaging for Missing/Late Assignments||Yes—via group message sent to students individually||No|
|CSV Data Download||Yes||No|
*improves overall performance; this functionality will continue to be improved
Update 1-30-2020: New analytics provides a better representation on user activity than the old analytics. We removed extraneous requests to better align the data with student behavior.